Nummer: 01218


Area : Western Area
Sea area : North Atlantic
Date of attack : 03.02.1940
Time of attack : 14:32
Nationality of U-boat : German
U-boat : U 25
Commander : Schütze
Grid : CG 5719
presumed target type : Steam Freighter id
presumed tonnage : 6805 BRT
presumed result : sunk
Number of torpedoes/mines : 1
Used weapon(s) : Torpedo(es)
Convoy : OG.16
Date of observation : 03.02.1940
Time of observation : 14:38
Nationality of target : British
Actual type of target : Steam Freighter
Name of target : Armanistan
Year of launch : 1937
Actual tonnage : 6805 BRT
Actual result : sunk
Position of target : 38.15n 11.15w


Convoy : OG.16
Route of convoy : United Kingdom - Gibraltar (out)
Remark to convoy : Sep 1939 to Jul 1940 via South Ireland, Jul 1940 to Aug 1943 via North Channel; later KMS.
updated on: 00.00.2002
Remark: Armanistan